ERIC Number: EJ604147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Career Choice among String Music Education Students in American Colleges and Universities.
Gillespie, Robert; Hamann, Donald L.
Journal of Research in Music Education, v47 n3 p266-78 Fall 1999
Identifies strategies for attracting orchestra students to the string teaching profession by analyzing 153 returned surveys from 17 universities. Finds respondents suggest that school orchestra directors should become role models by demonstrating their love of music, making learning enjoyable, providing students with teaching opportunities, discussing the rewards of teaching, and challenging students musically. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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